Next longwall phase for Appin

Next longwall phase for Appin

South32 is moving its longwall to the 902 panel as part of its Phase 2 plan for the Appin mine

Fleet

08 SEP 2017
Sasol picks Monitech

Sasol picks Monitech

Monitech has installed proximity detection technology at a Sasol mine in SA

Sustainability

01 SEP 2017
SUEK reports record production

SUEK reports record production

Eickhoff SL 900 shearer cuts record after record at Kotinskaya mine

Fleet

04 AUG 2017
SUEK selects Cat AFC

SUEK selects Cat AFC

SUEK has ordered a complete armored face conveyor system from Caterpillar to equip a 400m longwall

Coal

02 AUG 2017
Eickhoff shearer sets coal record

Eickhoff shearer sets coal record

Kotinskaya coal mine in Russia has achieved a new world record

Fleet

20 JUL 2017
Mobile Miners in the making

Mobile Miners in the making

Atlas Copco's Johnny Lyly briefs us on the new Mobile Miner range

Innovation

12 JUL 2017
Atlas Copco launches Mobile Miner range

Atlas Copco launches Mobile Miner range

Atlas Copco is launching the new-generation Mobile Miner product line

Fleet

10 JUL 2017
Deere acquires Wirtgen Group

Deere acquires Wirtgen Group

Deere & Company has signed an agreement to acquire the Wirtgen Group

Fleet

01 JUN 2017
Sandvik roadheader cuts Cortez declines

Sandvik roadheader cuts Cortez declines

At Barrick Gold's Cortez mine, the Sandvik MH620 roadheader is cutting two new declines

Fleet

10 MAY 2017
Wirtgen demos surface miner in SA

Wirtgen demos surface miner in SA

Wirtgen SA, South African subsidiary of the Wirtgen Group, puts the 2200 SM surface miner to the test

Fleet

06 MAR 2017
Coal: top 50 mines

Coal: top 50 mines

If you enjoyed our recent feature on coal equipment sales, this might be just the thing...

Coal

17 FEB 2017
Coal looks to a brighter future

Coal looks to a brighter future

MM talks to four key OEMs about the current state of the underground coal equipment market

Fleet

03 FEB 2017
Drilling deeper

Drilling deeper

The latest in underground drilling equipment for exploration, development and production applications

Fleet

19 DEC 2016
Further Eickhoff shearers for Balkan mines

Further Eickhoff shearers for Balkan mines

Eickhoff recently received two new orders for high-performance shearer loaders from Bosnian mines

Fleet

13 DEC 2016
STA Coal buys new continuous miner

STA Coal buys new continuous miner

STA Coal Mining Co has invested in a new Eickhoff CM2H-30 continuous miner

Fleet

30 NOV 2016
Caterpillar supports for CNX Coal Resources

Caterpillar supports for CNX Coal Resources

CNX Coal Resources has placed an order for 285 Cat longwall roof supports

Fleet

11 NOV 2016